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5 Dollars, National Bank Note, United States, 1897

Catalog Data

Issuing bank:
Chase National Bank of the City of New York  Search this
Maker:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Physical Description:
brown (overall color)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8.1 cm x 18.3 cm x .01 cm; 3 3/16 in x 7 7/32 in x in
Object Name:
Bank Note
note
Place made:
United States
Place issued:
United States: New York, New York City
Associated place:
United States: New York
Date made:
1897
Description (Brief):
One (1) 5 dollar note
United States, 1897
Obverse Image: Bust of President James Garfield at left.
Obverse Text: 5 / FIVE / 2370 / U695284U / NATIONAL CURRENCY. / SECURED BY UNITED STATES BONDS DEPOSITED WITH THE TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES / THE CHASE NATIONAL BANK OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK WILL PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND FIVE DOLLARS / NEW YORK, NEW YORK / SEPT. 13, 1897. / SERIES OF 1882. / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING & PRINTING / 118071
Reverse Image: Charter number in center. At left, two women standing next to a shield with an eagle perched on top. At right, an eagle with arrows, branches, and shield.
Reverse Text: NATIONAL CURRENCY / 5 / FIVE / NEW YORK / EXCELSIOR / 2370 / US / THIS NOTE IS RECEIVABLE AT PAR IN ALL PARTS OF THE UNITED STATES IN PAYMENT OF ALL TAXES AND EXCISES AND ALL OTHER DUES TO THE UNITED STATES EXCEPT DUTIES ON IMPORTS AND ALSO FOR ALL SALARIES AND OTHER DEBTS AND DEMANDS OWING BY THE UNITED STATES TO INDIVIDUALS CORPORATIONS & ASSOCIATIONS WITHIN THE UNITED STATES EXCEPT INTEREST ON PUBLIC DEBT / EVERY PERSON MAKING OR ENGRAVING OR AIDING TO MAKE OR ENGRAVE OR PASSING OR ATTEMPTING TO PASS ANY IMITATION OR ALTERATION OF THIS NOTE AND EVERY PERSON HAVING IN POSSESSION A PLATE OR IMPRESSION MADE IN IMITATION OF IT OR ANY PAPER MADE IN IMITATION OF THAT ON WHICH THIS NOTE IS PRINTED IS BY ACT OF CONGRESS APPROVED JUNE 3D. 1864 GUILTY OF FELONY AND SUBJECT TO A FINE NOT EXCEEDING ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS OR IMPRISONMENT NOT EXCEEDING FIFTEEN YEARS OR BOTH.
General Information: National Bank Note. Second charter period. Charter number 2370.
Location:
Currently not on view
Credit Line:
Chase Manhattan
ID Number:
NU.79.112.CM0159
Catalog number:
79.112.CM0159
Accession number:
1979.1263
Serial number:
U695284U
118071
Collector/donor number:
CM0159
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
National Bank Notes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-ee9a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_984635